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METALCON ’22 Takes a Victory Lap in Indy

As released to the media yesterday, November 2, 2022 —

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Magnificent Metal Monday – METALCON People’s Choice Winners Announced

From left, Jim Bus of ATAS International, Inc; Heidi Ellsworth and Karen Edwards of Roofers Coffee Shop; and Dale Nelson and colleagues with Roof Hugger, LLC accept top product awards at METALCON ’22.

While foot traffic began to slow on the final day, the excitement grew in anticipation for the announcement of this year’s METALCON Top Product People’s Choice Award winners. Returning for its second year, METALCON attendees were invited to vote on-site this month in Indianapolis for their top three choice products among the winners of the METALCON Top Products Awards which were announced last month.

Congratulations to this year’s METALCON People’s Choice Award winners including ATAS International, RoofersCoffeeShop/MetalCoffeeShop, and Roof Hugger. Continue reading for details on their winning products.

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While they may seem like daredevils … race-car drivers are meticulous fanatics when it comes to preparing for the rigors of a race. They plan, train, analyze, measure, and recruit a team they trust to keep them on track and moving forward. Thriving businesses must do the same – except they must prepare to race Every. Single. Day.

METALCON ’22 will be roaring into the home of the Indy 500, Indianapolis, next week to help you thrive and drive your business into the “Winners Circle” with the opportunity for industry connections, essential content, and critical commerce partnerships.

Here are some exciting highlights you will experience at METALCON this year:

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Special Events Happening at METALCON ’22

With only 7 days to go until we gather in Indianapolis for METALCON ’22, you won’t want to miss these special events happening on the show floor. From “Social Networking Bingo,” to an exclusive “Future Leaders” program and Happy Hour … from the specialty IMP Pavilion to the new Metal Building Marketplace … and from “The Architect’s Experience” curated for architects and design professionals to an “Indy 500 Race Car Simulator,” sponsored by CIDAN Machinery … there is truly something for everyone at this year’s show. Read on for details of each event …

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In today’s economy, it’s more important than ever to have your business run smoothly and maximize every employee’s time and every dollar you spend on running your business. Sessions in the METALCON Best Practices Learning Center will feature industry experts who will provide you with solid, sensible advice and the tried and true techniques, tools and strategies you need to ensure your business’s growth and success. Join us at METALCON in a few weeks scheduled for October 12 – 14 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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METALCON Sustainability Learning Center

Sustainability is on our minds now more than ever. Knowing how important “real-time” information is for the metal design and construction community, METALCON’s Sustainability Learning Center is a special educational hub dedicated to helping you capitalize on this critical issue. Conveniently located on the show floor, learn current and relevant information on sustainability practices and products for metal buildings from leading industry experts and discover new ways to deal with that nasty “C” word: Carbon.

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Aplus Energy Co. Introduces Latest in Metal Solar Roof Panels at METALCON

APLUS Energy Co. Ltd.- APLUS Power Roof

Aplus Energy Co., a Taiwan-based developer, introduces the latest advancement in cost savings for solar installations using patented lamination technology to infuse crystalline silicon solar cells directly onto the surfaces of the steel roof panels, eliminating the need for any rooftop mounting system.

The patented lamination technology not only increases the rate of solar cells by a 20% more efficiency rate, but its low glare makes it possible to use near restricted areas like airports, suitable for use on everything from carports to manufacturing buildings.

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Get to Know Indy – Exclusive Savings for Indy Convention Attendees

With only five weeks to go until the “greatest metal spectacle of the year” gathers in Indianapolis, we continue to spotlight how Indy is going to make an ideal destination for METALCON 2022! VisitIndy offers convention attendees exclusive deals including savings at some of the city’s best restaurants to reduced admissions at attractions and experiences. The “Show Us Your Badge” program is available to make sure your experience in the city is both fun and affordable.

Three Simple Steps to Activate the Program:

  • Click HERE to sign up
  • The pass is delivered to your mobile device
  • Then, show the deals to participating partners, along with your conference badge, to redeem and save

See what’s included!

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Indy – “More than Just Corn and Race Cars”

With only six weeks to go until METALCON 2022, let’s continue to explore our host city. From world record-sized facilities to historic celebrity performances, there is always something new you can uncover about Indianapolis. IndyInfluence offers us ten, perhaps, “lesser known,” fun facts about Indy. Here are some hints: “The greatest thing since sliced bread,” “Elvis,” “Underground Railroad,” and “Crossroads.”

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Magnificent Metal Monday – Indy’s “Shining A Light” Tribute

Indianapolis, home of METALCON 2022, is second only to Washington D.C. in the number of war memorials. On this Memorial Day, as we honor the men and women who have died while serving in all branches of the U.S. military, let’s take a closer look at this unique attribute of Indy. When you are in town for METALCON this October, be sure to catch “Shining A Light,” a seasonally themed light presentation and a nightly signature salute at the Soldiers & Sailors Monument, located in Monument Circle, less than a 10 minute walk from the Convention Center.

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Early Bird Gets the Worm … Why This Bird Can Save you Money

METALCON ’22 will be “roaring” into Indianapolis in only five short months so make plans today to attend. Save time and money by registering this week to get a discount off the already low early bird pricing. Home to the famous Indy 500 Race, “rev your engines” and join us in Indy at the only global event dedicated exclusively to the application of metal in design where you can visit with over 300 exhibitors, learn from industry experts, and network with designers, builders, developers, contractors, fabricators and suppliers from more than 50 countries.


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